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Saturday, September 10

UWI lecturer under fire

nationnews.com: "A UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES (UWI) lecturer says he has become the victim of several personal attacks since he gave a “thumbs down” to this year’s Budget presented by Government.

Dr Brian Francis, a lecturer in economics at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill Campus, in a post-Budget discussion last month criticized Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler’s financial proposals, calling the presentation “a huge mistake that is going to hurt the economy very badly in the long run”."